Red Wings Game-Worn Jersey Auctions

17 Jun

Twins Triple-A affiliate, the Rochester Red Wings will be using special jerseys throughout this weekend. The game-used jerseys will then be available in an auction for fans in Rochester and over the internet. I was asked if the readers of SethSpeaks.net might be interested, and I definitely thought so. The fact that proceeds will be going to very important causes makes it obvious for me to post it here. Check out the links and consider bidding! There will be jerseys of all 24 players on the roster and the coaches. Paul Molitor will be there, in uniform all weekend. And don’t forget that Joe Nathan will be there starting on Saturday! Here is much more information from their press release:

The Red Wings and GoBuyRochester.com have partnered to make this season’s game-worn specialty jerseys available to Wings and Twins fans all over the world by auction, beginning with this weekend’s triple play of custom jerseys.

* On Friday, June 17, the Wings will wear throwback Minnesota Twins blue jerseys as part of The Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired’s “See Great Things Night” at Frontier Field. Game time is 7:05 p.m. EDT.

* On Saturday, June 18, the Wings will wear futuristic jerseys on Star Wars Night – with auction proceeds benefitting the Hillside Family of Agencies. Game time is 7:05 p.m. EDT.

* On Sunday, June 19, Father’s Day – the team will wear mens’ health blue jerseys, with auction proceeds raising funds for the Lipson Cancer Center at Rochester General Hospital and ZERO: The Project to End Prostate Cancer. Game time is 1:05 p.m. EDT.

For the first time, fans both in the ballpark on game day, and anywhere in the world with internet access, can bid on these game-worn Wings jerseys. Each auction begins after the first pitch, and continues until 8:00 p.m. five days following each game event.

To participate, click here to go to the official Red Wings game-worn jersey auction page at GoBuyRochester.com. You’ll find more information about each jersey, and information and links for the important causes that will benefit from each auction.

Please call (585) 454-1001, ext. 3021 if you have any questions about the Red Wings game-worn jersey auctions.

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